Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime is the latest phablet to be launched in India by “Apple of China”. While the company has launched Redmi Note 3 in China recently, India gets an outdated recycled phone. Lets check out the specifications.
Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime Specifications
The Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime features a 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display that has a 178-degree viewing angle. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) processor along with Adreno 306 GPU. It packs in 2 GB of LPDDR3 RAM along with 16 GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card. The device runs on MIUI 7 based on Android 4.4 KitKat OS.
The Redmi Note Prime rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/2.4 aperture. It can shoot 1080p Full HD videos. It comes with a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports dual SIM feature with dual standby mode. It is 9.45 mm thick and weighs just 185 grams.
On the connectivity front, the Note Prime comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS and USB OTG. The phablet packs in a 3,100 mAh removable battery under the hood.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime is available in White color and has been priced at Rs 8,499 in India. It will be sold exclusively on Amazon India and Mi.com starting from 10 AM tomorrow (December 15). It will be the second Xiaomi product to be “Made in India”. It will be manufactured in partnership with Foxconn in Sri City, Andhra Pradesh.
On this occasion, Manu Jain, India Head, Xiaomi said:
“We are really happy to be able to deliver to our promise of continuously innovating and catering to the needs of our Mi Fans. With the launch of Redmi Note Prime, we are glad to provide our Mi Fans an opportunity to upgrade to an even more powerful smartphone with an expanded memory and dual-SIM capabilities. The 3100 mAh high-capacity battery, coupled with MIUI optimisations, has enabled Redmi Note Prime to achieve the most impressive battery performance yet. Local manufacturing shows Xiaomi’s commitment to being a part of fabric of India and we are truly excited to roll out our second ‘Made In India’ offering for our Mi fans.”
Noor Patel, Director Category Management, Amazon India said:
“We are excited to be the partner of choice for Xiaomi and offer our customers exclusive access to the new Redmi Note Prime. Xiaomi has been one of the most popular smartphone brands on Amazon.in, witnessing a continuous growth in demand. We see this as a great opportunity to offer customers across India the ease, convenience & joy of shopping for another great offering from the company.”